See also: تخت‎, بخت‎, بحت‎, تجب‎, تحب‎, تحت, and ب ح ث

ArabicEdit

EtymologyEdit

From the root ب ح ث(b-ḥ-ṯ).

PronunciationEdit

VerbEdit

بَحَثَ (baḥaṯa) I, non-past يَبْحَثُ‎‎ (yabḥaṯu)

  1. to search [+ فِي(object)] or [+accusative]
    • 609–632 C.E., Qur'an, 5:31:
      فَبَعَثَ اللَّهُ غُرَابًا يَبْحَثُ فِي الْأَرْضِ
      fabaʿaṯa l-lahu ḡurāban yabḥaṯu fī l-ʾarḍi
      (please add an English translation of this quote)
  2. to look for, to search for, to seek (عَن(ʿan) something)
    أَبْحَثُ عَن جَوَاز سَفَرِي.‎‎
    ʾabḥaṯu ʿan jawāz safarī.
    I'm looking for my passport.
  3. to do research (فِي() into something)
  4. to investigate, to examine, to study, to explore, to look into
  5. to discuss
    الْعَبَادِي يَبْحَثُ "الْحَرْبَ عَلَى الْإِرْهَابِ" مَعَ مَلِكِ الْأُرْدُنِّ.‎‎
    al-ʿabādī yabḥaṯu "al-ḥarba ʿalā l-ʾirhābi" maʿa maliki l-ʾurdunni.
    Al-Abadi discusses the "war on terror" with the king of Jordan.

ConjugationEdit

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /baħθ/
  • (file)

NounEdit

بَحْث (baḥṯm (plural بُحُوث(buḥūṯ) or أَبْحَاث(ʾabḥāṯ))

  1. verbal noun of بَحَثَ (baḥaṯa) (form I)
  2. search, quest
  3. examination, study
  4. research
  5. investigation, exploration
  6. discussion
  7. treatise
  8. study, scientific report

DeclensionEdit

DescendantsEdit

  • Persian: بحث(bahs)
    • Bashkir: бәхәс (bäxäs)
    • Bengali: বাহাস (bahaś)
    • Kazakh: бәс (bäs)
    • Turkish: bahis

PersianEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Arabic بَحْث(baḥṯ).

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

بحث (bahs)

Dari Persian بحث
Iranian Persian
Tajik баҳс (bahs)
  1. discussion
  2. argument

Related termsEdit

DescendantsEdit